Chelsea FC Next Generation- Midfielders (Part 1)

Lucas Piazon Chelsea had to fight off interest from a number of the world's leading clubs in order to secure the services of the highly-rated Brazilian attacking midfielder. Piazon had a very impressive first season in English football playing regularly for both the academy and reserves. Piazon played an integral role in our Under 18 team's [...]

Chelsea FC Next Generation- Defenders (Part 1)

Nathanial Chalobah               Nathaniel signed his first professional contract in January 2012 having turned 17, putting pen to a two-and-a-half year deal. Able to play in central defence or midfield, he came through the Chelsea Academy. That was halfway through his first season full-time at the club, a campaign [...]

Chelsea FC Next Generation- Goalkeepers

Thibaut Courtois.               In July 2011 Chelsea agreed a fee with Racing Genk for Courtois signing a 5 year contract at Stamford Bridge. The 20 year old Belgian international is currently on-loan to Athletico Madrid for a second season, playing in the 4-1 loss against his parent club in [...]

Chelsea hold on to triumph over Arsenal in London derby

Stuttering Chelsea came out on top holding off a spirited Arsenal fight-back to earn a much welcome three points, in a highly anticipated London derby against rivals Arsenal. The performance will provide a bit of respite for Benitez and his side, strengthening their grip on third place. Chelsea were dominant in the first 45 minutes, [...]

Chelsea’s miserable home form continues

On the evening Pep Guardiola was confirmed as Bayern Munich manager for next season, Chelsea’s miserable home form continued letting a comfortable 2 goal lead slip against Southampton Chelsea have been highly inconsistent, much like most of last season. They are now 13 points off the pace. Their home form under Rafael Benitez has been [...]